-oma
noun suffix (plural -omas; also -omata) Etymology: Latin omat-, -oma, from Greek -ōmat-, -ōma, from -ō- (stem vowel of causative verbs in -oun) + -mat-, -ma, suffix denoting result — more at -ment tumor <
adenoma
>
<
fibroma
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”